A succulent and floral bouquet can cost as little as $70 for your wedding and will include strikingly colorful flowers as well as unique succulents that you can then plant and keep.
Correspondingly, how do you use succulents for a wedding?
Add them into your bouquet for a statement-making and heat-loving option, gift potted plants as a favor, or even decorate your invites with an adorable succulent-motif. And for those couples that have the luxury of not needing to worry about the heat, you can use succulents, too!
Thereof, are succulents a good wedding favor?
Succulents are a great floral choice for any wedding.
They are durable and won’t wilt if they don’t get water for a few days which means you can make arrangements ahead of time. They are also very popular right now which makes them a great wedding favor for guests.
Are succulents cheaper than flowers for a wedding?
If the price of peonies is making your eyes pop, consider adding some succulents to your wedding bouquet. Incorporating these pretty plants tends to be far less expensive than filling your bouquets and centerpieces with flowers alone.
Some succulents don’t live long but grow offsets to replace themselves. A great example is Chicks and Hens. The main plant only lives
|Jade Plant||70-100 years|
|Christmas Cactus||30+ years|
Make sure you keep them in a mild climate with bright, indirect sunlight. It is best not to refrigerate them as most don’t like temperatures so cold. What flowers pair well with succulents for a bouquet/boutonniere/corsage? Anything you’d like!
Here’s how to propagate your succulent Bouq: first, trim the bouquet for your favorite pieces. Allow the cuttings to dry for a few days until the raw ends have hardened. Next, let the cuttings root in soil or water. For soil: place on top of a well-draining cactus mix.